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11/16/18 7:00 pm
Hugh of Lincoln was the son of William, Lord of Avalon. He was born at Avalon Castle in Burgundy and was raised and educated at a convent at ...Read More
11/15/18 7:00 pm
St. Margaret of Scotland, or Margaret of Wessex, was an English princess born in Hungary to Princess Agatha of Hungary and English Prince Edward the ...Read More
11/14/18 7:00 pm
The saint and doctor of the Church who would be known as Albertus Magnus was born sometime before the year 1200. He was probably born in Bavaria, a ...Read More
11/16/18 6:44 pm
Pope was Just Visiting...no Treatment Needed
The post First Aid Station in St. Peter’s Square has Surprise Guest appeared first on ZENIT - English.Read More
11/16/18 10:46 am
'A Great Teacher and an Example for all of us'
The post South Sudan: First Kenyan Jesuit Killed appeared first on ZENIT - English.Read More
11/16/18 10:33 am
With the invitation to believe that the end of the world and ours is the encounter with God who loves us with a love which gives us life forever.
The post Archbishop Follo: Not the End of Everything but the Encounter with the One who is All appeared first on ZENIT - English.Read More
11/16/18 10:38 pm
IMAGE: CNS photo/Terray Sylvester, ReutersBy SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CNS) -- By midday Nov. 16 firefighters had gained more ground in trying to contain the Camp Fire in Northern California, which is north of Sacramento and one of the deadliest blazes in the state.
The same day in Southern California, more residents displaced by Woolsey Fire near Los Angeles were being allowed to return to their homes. Both fires started Nov. 8, but authorities have not determined the cause.Read More
11/16/18 4:45 pm
IMAGE: CNS photo/Arlington Catholic Herald filesBy Ann M. AughertonARLINGTON, Va. (CNS) -- Picture the first Thanksgiving: a community coming together, one person bringing the fowl, another the bread, others sharing the fruits of their harvest, all gathering for a meal. The gratitude palpable for a plentiful harvest, for family and friends, for the opportunity to rest, reflect and break bread with others.
For the past 34 years, the Edward Douglass White Knights of Columbus Council in Arlington has hosted Thanksgiving for folks in the community who might need a little help or a little company.Read More
11/16/18 4:06 pm
IMAGE: CNS photo/Yahya Arhb, EPABy Dale GavlakWASHINGTON (CNS) -- Catholic and international aid organizations are pressing for an end to Yemen's worsening war, where the United Nations says one child dies every 10 minutes.
David Beasley, executive director of the World Food Program, called Yemen "the world's worst humanitarian disaster in 100 years." Half of Yemen's 28 million people are on the brink of starvation and the country is suffering from the worst cholera epidemic in modern history.Read More